Oral surgeon
: A dentist with special training in surgery of the mouth and jaw.

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oral surgeon n a specialist in oral surgery

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • oral surgeon — oral .surgeon n a ↑dentist who performs operations in the mouth …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • oral surgeon — oral ,surgeon noun count a DENTIST whose job is to perform operations on people s mouths and teeth …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • oral surgeon — noun : one that specializes in oral surgery * * * oral surgeon UK US noun [countable] [singular oral surgeon plural oral surgeons] a dentist whose job is to perform operations on people’s mouths and teeth …   Useful english dictionary

  • oral surgeon — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms oral surgeon : singular oral surgeon plural oral surgeons a dentist whose job is to perform operations on people s mouths and teeth …   English dictionary

  • oral surgeon — /ɒrəl ˈsɜdʒən/ (say oruhl serjuhn) noun someone who is trained to perform surgical treatments on the mouth and associated structures. –oral surgery, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • oral surgeon — n. dentist who specializes in surgery of the mouth and jaw and teeth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oral surgeon — noun (C) 1 a dentist who performs operations in the mouth 2 AmE a dentist …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • oral surgeon — A dentist with special training in surgery of the mouth and jaw …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Oral surgery — is a recognized international specialty in dentistry. It includes the diagnosis, surgical and related treatment of diseases, injuries and defects involving both the functional and esthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the head, mouth,… …   Wikipedia

  • oral surgery — n. a branch of dentistry that uses surgical methods to treat disorders and diseases of the teeth, gums, and jaws oral surgeon n …   English World dictionary

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